East Village Eats

Food & Drink recommendations straight from the East Village, New York City

Taste Of 7th Street Next Week.

Taste of 7th Street returns next week from May 4th-7th.  I’m not sure when they changed from the one-day event format, but this year you can get 10 dishes from the participating restaurants for a mere $30 over the course of 4 days.  The restaurants this year are: AGAVI JUICE BAR – One Cold-pressed “Hangover […]

Tim Ho Wan

I’ve been excited to try this Dim Sum spot, labelled as the ‘cheapest Michelin-starred restaurant in the world‘, since it opened in December 2016.  Horror stories of insanely long lines kept me away till now.  I stopped by around 2pm on a Tuesday & was told that the wait would be 30 minutes.  You can […]

Food News

Vegetable-forward menu at newcomer Villanelle. NY Times Chou Chou bringing Moroccan fare to the former In Vino space. EV Grieve Rent increases force OST Cafe out of East Village. DNA Info dinnertable opens in the back of The Garret East. Bedford + Bowery Express Thali set to open on 2nd Avenue. EV Grieve Cholo Noir continue […]

Babel Lounge Seized By Marshals

Babel Lounge & Hookah Bar on Avenue C has been seized by Marshals. Babel expanded into the former Duke’s space in 2012 and has had a history of noise complaints. Babel 131 Avenue C @ 8th St.

Food News

Buenos Aires’ chef/owner cooked for the Pope. NY Post 10 Degrees Bistro closes for good. EVGrieve East Village Cheese opens in new location. EVGrieve  Oddfellows Ice Cream Sandwich shop to open in East Village. Gothamist

New Zeso Mural at 13th Street & 1st Avenue

Passing by 13th street near 1st Avenue today I came across artist Zeso putting up some new artwork.  Webster Hall will be hosting a party tomorrow Sept. 31st featuring live graffiti, DJs & ballerinas (hence the art), there will also be a night market.  Further info on the flyer here. 18+ Webster Hall 125 East […]

Drink & Draw at OST Cafe

Ost Cafe will be hosting a Drink & Draw event this Thursday from 7:30-10pm at their East Village location.  Per the sign there will be a model present and beer & wine specials. Ost Cafe 441 E 12th St on Avenue A

Rosé & Frites At Lois This Sunday

Lois, the (newish) wine bar featuring wine on tap and small plates, will be hosting an event to celebrate Rosé and frites this Sunday from 3-6pm. Lois 98 Avenue C btwn. 6th & 7th St.

Barnyard Cheese Closed Until Further Notice

I passed by Barnyard on Avenue C today and the place is pretty much cleared out with a sign (dated August 2nd) on the door.  It seems that they are closed until further notice while work is done on the building.  There is nothing stated on their Twitter or Facebook accounts, but the note says […]

Food News

Casa Adela‘s rotisserie chicken gets some love from the NY Times. Friterie now open on St Mark’s Pl.  EVGrieve Fuku opens in former Momofuku space. Eater Bago opens on 1st Avenue. Bedford + Bowery Babu Ji opens on Avenue B. Eater    

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